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Series consists of



Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

7.0 m of textual records

Scope and content

Series consists of records created and/or maintained by the Personnel Branch and its predecessors. The registry files in volumes 592-614 cover the late 1940s and 1950s and were created by the Departments of Mines and Resources, Resources and Development, and especially Northern Affairs and National Resources. They relate to the internal organization and administration of the many offices and branches (Northern Administration, Parks, Forestry, Water Resources, etc.) of the parent department itself, as well as of such agencies which reported to the Minister as the National Museums, territorial governments, Trans-Canada Highway unit, Canadian Government Travel Bureau, Resources for Tomorrow secretariat. The files concern internal organization (with charts), personnel matters, Treasury Board and Justice rulings, Parliamentary returns, Departmental Joint Council, Civil Service Association of Ottawa. Volumes 905-916 contains administrative files for the Personnel Branch. These files cover the period 1966-1980 and have the prefix "P" before the number. The subjects covered by these records include: acts and legislation, associations, clubs and societies, ceremonies and celebrations, committees, bilingualism, employment and recruiting, and management services.

Textual records
96: Restrictions vary
from 592 to 610
from 612 to 614
from 905 to 911
from 913 to 916
32: Restricted by law
Textual records
96: Restrictions vary
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Finding aid 22-1 is a computer generated file list relating to volumes 905-916. 22-1 (Electronic)

Finding aid 22-14 is a handwritten file list relating to volumes 592-614. 22-14 (Paper)

Biography / Administrative history

The Personnel Branch and its predecessors was responsible for coordinating human resource issues within the Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development.

Additional information

Source of title
Title is based on the contents of the series.

Further accruals are expected.


Related control no.

1. 1981-82/144 GAD
2. 1984-85/134 GAD
3. 1992-93/028 GAD
4. 1992-93/209 GAD
5. 1994-95/147 GAD
6. 1994-95/765 GAD
7. 1997-98/121 GAD
8. 1997-98/607 GAD
9. 84-149 OFRC
10. 84-150 OFRC
11. 85-180 EFRC
12. 120-000028-5
13. 120-000208-3
14. 122-000147-3
15. 122-000765-X
16. 1997-01120-4
17. 1998-00462-7
18. 2001-00640-3
19. RG22